Profile: Deepa Chandrasekhar, chief of compliance at United Gulf Bank


Bahrain is a country of layers. Once a hub for pearl trading, and then one of the first places to discover oil in the Middle East, it’s now an international financial centre. Driving that transformation are the thousands of people from across the globe who have moved to Bahrain, bringing with them their own sets of skills, and their own identities.

Working as a chief of compliance at a large regional bank in such an environment is bound to have its own set of unique challenges, and Deepa Chandra